Transfer Rumour Round-Up: Liverpool Move For Prolific French Striker

Jurgen Klopp could make TWO record signings this week.

Jurgen Klopp
Jurgen Klopp The Liverpool boss Image Getty Images

Liverpool feature heavily in today’s (June 5) transfer news, with Jurgen Kloop reportedly eyeing up two record signings over the summer transfer window.

While there’s been speculation about a high-profile move for central defender Virgil Van Dijk recently, new rumours speculate that Klopp is also looking to add attacking options ahead of the new season.

Manchester United are also in the thick of things this Monday, with high-profile incoming and outgoing moves rumoured to be taking place this week.

See the seven biggest transfer rumours of the day below:

7

Is Walker doing a runner?

Kyle Walker

 

Walker could be leaving Tottenham over the summer transfer window, after Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola made signing a right-back his top priority over the coming weeks.

According to the Daily Star, the 27-year-old right back is on the brink of a £40m move to the Etihad. Despite interest from a host of clubs, Walker is thought to be keen on a move to City so he can be closer to his family in Sheffield.

6

Alexandre Lacazette to Liverpool?

Alexandre Lacazette

 

Liverpool could be lining up their most ambitious transfer move of recent years, after reports emerged that Jurgen Klopp is chasing Lyon’s £60m-rated striker Alexandre Lacazette [via The Express].

Lacazette had reportedly been set to join Atlético Madrid before the club were hit with a transfer ban, but Klopp could yet make him his marquee signing of the summer.

5

Ander Herrera taking a trip to Spain?

Ander Herrera

 

Manchester United playmaker Ander Herrera has been linked with a move to Barcelona over recent weeks, but fresh reports are claiming that Valencia are planning an ambitious swoop for the 27-year-old. As the Mirror reports, Herrera could be the subject of a £30m-plus offer from the Spanish side over coming days.

4

Swedish star on his way to Old Trafford?

Victor Lindelof

 

One of the recurring transfer stories of the summer, Swedish defender Victor Lindelof could be announced as a Manchester United player this week.

Portuguese newspaper A Bola are now reporting that the Benfica star will arrive at Old Trafford for an initial £30.5m following Sweden’s game against France on Friday night.

3

Liverpool move for Salah?

Mohamed Salah

 

As The Daily Telegraph reports, Liverpool are closing in on a £35m move for Egyptian international Mohammed Salah.

The winger failed to impress during his time at Chelsea, but has shown remarkable improvement during his time at Roma, and Klopp could make him Liverpool’s record signing within the week.

2

Barcelona target Dortmund ace

Ousmane Dembele

 

Barcelona could be adding to their wealth of attacking options by signing Borussia Dortmund ace Ousmane Dembele.

The French international came close to moving to the Spanish giants last summer transfer window, and now Spanish paper Mundo Deportivo is reporting that the club are stepping up their efforts to capture the 20-year-old this year.

1

QPR starlet eyes sweet Toffees move

Josh Bowler

 

Everton could be adding to their roster of top young talent by signing 18-year-old QPR winger Josh Bowler.

As Sky Sports News reports, Bowler has turned down a new contract with the London side amid interest from the Premier League club. Everton previously had a bid worth a potential £3m turned down, but the latest development is sure to encourage manager Ronald Koeman.

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